Unit 6 and 7 Timeline

Main

Oregon Trail

1811 - 1845

Santa Fe Trail

1812 - 1880

Stephen Austin (settlement in TX)

1822

Nat Turner's Rebellion

August 21, 1831

Santa Anna (takes over TX)

1836

The Battle at San Jacinto (Sam Houston)

April 23, 1836

Manifest Destiny

1840 - 1850

Mexican American War

1845 - 1849

Texas Gains Statehood

December 29, 1845

De Bow's Review

1846 - 1880

Bear Flag Revolution

June 14, 1846

Wilmot Proviso

August 8, 1846

Forty Niners

1848

Free Soil Party

1848 - 1852

Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

February 2, 1848

Compromise of 1850

1850

Fugitive Slave Act of 1850

September 18, 1850

Ostend Manifesto

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1854 - 1861

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

Gadsden Purchase

April 25, 1854

Panic of 1856

1856

Brooks-Sumner Debate

May 20, 1856

Pottawatomie Massacre

May 25, 1856

Dred Scott v. Sanford

1857

Lecompton Constitution

September 1857

Lincoln Douglas Debates

1858

Crittenden Compromise

1860 - 1861

Homestead Act

1860

Confiscation Act

1861

The Confederacy

1861 - 1865

Battle at Fort Sumter

April 12, 1861

First Battle of Bull Run

July 21, 1861

Committee on the Conduct of the War

December 9, 1861

Morrill Land-Grant Act

1862

Peninsular Campaign

March 1862 - July 1862

Union Pacific Railroad

July 1, 1862

Emancipation Proclamation

January 1, 1863

National Bank Acts

1863 - 1864

New York Riots

July 13, 1863

Thirteenth Amendment

April 8, 1864

Harper's Ferry

October 18, 1869